1. Welcome to the CivilWarTalk, a forum for questions and discussions about the American Civil War! Become a member today for full access to all of our resources, it's fast, simple, and absolutely free!
Dismiss Notice
Join and Become a Patron at CivilWarTalk!
Support this site with a monthly or yearly subscription! Active Patrons get to browse the site Ad free!
START BY JOINING NOW!

Chattanoga Court Martial Board Civil War Picture

Discussion in 'Period Civil War Photos & Examinations' started by noman, Feb 1, 2013.

  1. noman

    noman First Sergeant

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2011
    Messages:
    1,301
    Location:
    USA
    In the 1970's the late Leonard Hill a farmer and local historian of Miami County Ohio published his Scrapbook-a collection of articles relating to Miami County Ohio History. On p.30 in 1967 he reprinted a 1967 article in regard to the following Civil War Photograph:

    Note_ I don't think it was by Brady neither he nor his assistants ever went to Tennessee!
    Anyone have any idea when or by whom this picture was taken?
     

    Attached Files:


  2. (Membership has it privileges! To remove this ad: Register NOW!)
  3. noman

    noman First Sergeant

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2011
    Messages:
    1,301
    Location:
    USA
    Query-circumstances of Picture? Did a woodcut version appear in F. Leslie Illustrated or harper Monthly?
     
  4. Mike Serpa

    Mike Serpa 1st Lieutenant

    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2013
    Messages:
    4,935
    I checked LIST OF THE PHOTOGRAPHS AND PHOTOGRAPHIC NEGATIVES RELATING TO THE WAR FOR THE UNION, NOW IN THE WAR DEPARTMENT LIBRARY. (1897) and found nothing. Did word searches for 'Court Martial,' 'Le Fevre,' 'Hilbert' and 'Chattanooga.'
     
  5. noman

    noman First Sergeant

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2011
    Messages:
    1,301
    Location:
    USA
    Thanks!
     
  6. James B White

    James B White Captain Trivia Game Winner

    Joined:
    Dec 4, 2011
    Messages:
    6,189
    Here's an 1865 Chattanooga court martial photo:

    http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/cph.3b45415/

    I'm thinking I'm seeing some overlap, like for example:

    Photo in this thread: guy on left in front
    LOC photo: second guy from left in back

    But I'll let y'all decide. Unfortunately, there's not a lot of information attached to the LOC photo, even if some of the men are the same.
     
  7. noman

    noman First Sergeant

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2011
    Messages:
    1,301
    Location:
    USA

(Membership has it privileges! To remove this ad: Register NOW!)
Loading...
Similar Threads Forum Date
Video Discussion 46: A Season of Slaughter, Battle of Spotsylvania Courthourse U of ACW Study Center Feb 3, 2017
Help needed - Notation on Courts Martial Researching Your Civil War Ancestry Jan 31, 2017
Were there any Supreme Court cases that could have prevented the war? Civil War History - General Discussion Jan 29, 2017
Supreme Court cases on hand but not decided at the time the war started. Civil War History - General Discussion Jan 28, 2017
Macoupin County Civil War Round Table works to restore cannon at courthouse - IL Battlefield Preservation Dec 22, 2016

Share This Page